Evangeline Parish Farm Bureau Queen Tara Fontenot

Another chance of reign

Tara Fontenot of Basile was crowned 2018 Evangeline Parish Farm Bureau Queen at the 66th Annual Evangeline Parish Farm Bureau Meeting and Queen’s Contests on March 5 after reigning as queen over th

Becky Buller is pictured here standing beside the Chamber of Commerce sign in front of the Chamber’s building on Main Street in Ville Platte. After serving as executive director of the Chamber for 10 years, she now is the director of Keep Evangeline Beautiful. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

A crusade against litter

For the past three years, one Ville Platte resident has made it her crusade to fight against litter.

Cort Fuller from Pine Prairie High School (left) and Gabrielle Fontenot from Sacred Heart High School (right) are pictured here at the FBLA District VI Conference that was held this year in Lafayette. The pair are state officers from Evangeline Parish and will pass the torch to new officers later this month during the state conference at the Cajundome. (Photo courtesy of Jala Bergeron at Pine Prairie High School)

Raising Evangeline’s stock in FBLA

Evangeline Parish has always had a rich heritage in high school organizations.


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